Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Conference papers

B-hadron cross-section measurement in pp collisions at sqrt (s) = 14 TeV with the ALICE muon spectrometer

Abstract : ALICE (A Large Ion Collider Experiment) is the LHC detector designed to measure nucleus nucleus (AA) collisions where the formation of the Quark Gluon Plasma is expected. The experiment will also study proton-proton (pp) collisions at 14 TeV. Amongst the relevant observables to be investigated in pp collisions, the B-hadron cross-section is particularly interesting since it provides benchmarks for theoretical models and it is mandatory for understanding heavy favour production in AA collisions. The performances of the ALICE muon spectrometer to measure B-hadron cross-section in pp collisions at 14 TeV via single muons are presented.
Document type :
Conference papers
Complete list of metadata

Cited literature [7 references]  Display  Hide  Download

http://hal.in2p3.fr/in2p3-00365945
Contributor : Jeanine Pellet <>
Submitted on : Thursday, March 5, 2009 - 10:38:10 AM
Last modification on : Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 12:00:11 PM
Long-term archiving on: : Tuesday, June 8, 2010 - 11:08:15 PM

File

HQ08_Manceau.pdf
Files produced by the author(s)

Identifiers

Collections

Citation

Loïc Manceau. B-hadron cross-section measurement in pp collisions at sqrt (s) = 14 TeV with the ALICE muon spectrometer. Hot Quarks 2008, HQ2008, Aug 2008, United States. pp.9-13, ⟨10.1140/epjc/s10052-009-0933-2⟩. ⟨in2p3-00365945⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

526

Files downloads

484